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Forrest Mars Net Worth

Forrest Mars Net Worth

How rich is Forrest Mars, Jr.?

Forrest Mars, Jr. Net Worth:
$23.4 Billion

Birth date: August 16, 1931
Birth place: Oak Park Township, Illinois, United States
Profession: Businessperson
Education: New York University, Yale University
Nationality: United States of America
Children: Victoria B. Mars
Parents: Forrest Mars, Sr.
Siblings: Jacqueline Mars, John Mars

Source: Wikipedia & Freebase

Forrest Mars, Jr. net worth, wiki & biography:

The eldest son of Forrest Mars Sr. and grandson of Frank C. Mars, Forrest Edward Mars, Jr. has a net worth of $13.8 billion as of March 2012, according to Forbes’ list of billionaires. Forrest Mars Jr. and his siblings, John and Jacqueline, own $31.6 billion (sales) Mars, the world’s largest candy company thanks in part to its $23 billion acquisition of chewing gum maker Wrigley’s in 2008. The candy maker’s most famous brands comprise Milky Way, M&M’s, 3 Musketeers, Twix, Skittles, and Snickers, apparently named for the Mars family’s favourite horse.

Forrest Mars Net Worth $13.8 Billion

Forrest’s grandpa, Frank Mars, started making chocolates in 1911 in his Tacoma, WA kitchen. It absolutely was his father Forrest Sr. who devised malt-flavored nougat and M&M’s, over 400 million of which are created in the United States each day. Mars has even branched out into consumer and pet foods with all the well-known brands Uncle Ben’s Rice and Whiskas under the Mars umbrella. Mars married Virginia Cretella, they have four kids: Victoria Mars, Valerie Anne Mars, Pamela Diane Mars, and Marijke Elizabeth Mars. He divorced Virginia in 1990 to marry Deborah Adair Clarke. He divorced Deborah Adair Clarke in early 2010.

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